Get the help you need and deserve at Advanced Mental Health Center in order to overcome mental barriers that get in the way of being the healthiest version of yourself. We provide mental health services to adults in the San Fernando Valley, including Encino, California and the surrounding cities. We offer a high level of expertese in various therapeutic evidence based practices. As experienced mental health providers, we understand socio-cultural norms and adhere to all privacy and ethical regulations.
Our experience working in medical offices led to the realization that several mental disorders were causing medical issues. Advanced Mental Health Center was founded to address the issue. We decided that if you could target and treat these mental disorders, you could greatly reduce the incidence of various medical issues.
Dr. Farzaneh Ehsan is our clinical psychologist and is licensed with the California Board of Psychology. She has more than four years of clinical work and experience as a registered psychologist, in addition to internship experience in counseling adults and older adults of various ethnic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Dr. Ehsan is trained in different Evidenced Based Practices (EBP), such as PST, IPT and CBT modalities. In addition, Dr. Ehsan is certified in and able to provide neurofeedback services.
Dr. Gary Berghoudian is our psychological assistant under the supervison of Dr. Farzaneh Ehsan and is registered with the California Board of Psychology. He has more than 8 years of post-doctorate experience in the mental health field. His internship experiences include serving as individual, family, and group therapist, intake specialist, case manager, and clinical coordinator of intensive outpatient services. His experience spans across multiple settings, including middle and high school, community college, inpatient psychiatric hospital, intensive outpatient clinics, and private practice. Dr. Gary is a clinical professional who has a passion for improving the lives of individuals in need of clinical services and support.
More than your typical health center, our staff is always compassionate and positive with our patients. You will be satisfied with the results, as we show people several techniques to change their old beliefs and overcome the obstacles they deal with in their everyday life.